Peppermint

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil
  • red gum tree of Tasmania
  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring ,
  • red gum tree of Tasmania ,
  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The Peppermint is a hybrid plant of the mint family. It is originally from Europe, but grown and sold all over the world. It is a hybrid of watermint and spearmint. Carolus Linnaeus first described the plant in 1753, from samples that had been collected in England. He treated it as a species,



Peppermint Sample Sentences in News


  • Carvel Partners with Andes Mints for New Peppermint Line of Ice Cream Treats
    Carvel…America’s Freshest Ice Cream®, is giving guests a “cool” way to indulge this holiday season with a new line of treats made with Andes® Mints. Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'
  • Holiday cookie inspired by York peppermint patties
    When we eat a York peppermint patty, we get the sensation... That they'd be delicious transformed into a holiday cookie. So we did. The result is a simple drop cookie that is simultaneously delicate and fudgy with a heady punch of mint. They beg to be paired with hot cocoa. Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'
  • 12 DAYS OF HOLIDAY COOKIES: Recipe for chocolate peppermint patties
    When we eat a York peppermint patty, we get the sensation... That they'd be delicious transformed into a holiday cookie. So we did. The result is a simple drop cookie that is simultaneously delicate and fudgy with a heady punch of mint. They beg to be paired with hot cocoa. ___ CHOCOLATE ... Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'

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